Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar ( IITGN )


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About Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar

The Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (hereafter IITGN) was founded in the year 2008. It is currently located in Chandkheda, which is about a 15-minute drive from both Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Ahmedabad is one of the oldest living cities in India, known both for a rich cultural past as well as state-of-the-art infrastructure, thriving industries, and many modern amenities. It is also the hub of prestigious academic and research institutes such as the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and the National Institute of Design. Gujarat’s long standing mercantile and business tradition encourages excellence and entrepreneurship.
IITGN is in the process of building its permanent campus in Gandhinagar, the capital of Gujarat, a city that expresses the state’s vision of modernity. Despite operating from a temporary campus at the Vishwakarma Government Engineering College, Chandkheda, IITGN has excellent facilities in terms of classrooms, laboratory spaces, faculty offices, etc. IIT Gandhinagar currently offers a 4-year B. Tech. programme in Chemical, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering and an M. Tech. programme in Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical Engineering and in Metallurgy Materials Science. In addition, the Institute offers the students the option to do a Minor in Computer Science or Management along with their B. Tech. degrees. It also offers Ph.D. progammes in several disciplines in Engineering (Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical, Mechanical, and Metallurgy & Materials Science), Sciences (Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics) and Humanities & Social Sciences (Cognitive Science, English, Philosophy, Sociology and others). IITGN goes many steps beyond the call and definition of a technology Institute, it aims to create excellence in science, technology as well as the Humanities and Social Sciences and thereby create rounded and nuanced minds.

IITGN press release, blog etc

10/16/2015 - 00:23 IITGN Students to share Experiences and Knowledge from Travelling across India
10/14/2015 - 00:19 IITGN Aims to Strengthen Science and Math among School Students
10/06/2015 - 00:16 Engineers from India and China to attend the first Indo-Chinese Young Engineering Leaders’ Conclave at IITGN
09/17/2015 - 23:22 Academic Leadership & Best Practices Workshop for Heads of Engineering Colleges of Gujarat at IITGN
09/09/2015 - 23:12 The Next Big Change in Mobile Devices will be in the Human Interface – Dr Nikhil Balram
08/19/2015 - 01:23 Shipment containers could be the best option for rehabilitation during natural calamities
08/10/2015 - 01:11 Short Term Course cum Workshop on History, Science and Technology of Stone Beads Kicks Off at IITGN
08/10/2015 - 01:06 Artificial Intelligence based on Game Theory can significantly boost conventional security system
06/18/2015 - 20:35 Students Learn Global Health and Development at IITGN
06/17/2015 - 20:25 IITGN Students to Give Online Guidance to JEE Advance Qualified Students
06/09/2015 - 20:29 IIT Gandhinagar Launches Tech2Impact
06/07/2015 - 20:33 IIT Gandhinagar to Impart Better Teaching Methods to Engineering Faculty
05/01/2015 - 20:13 IIT Gandhinagar to Launch Centre for Sustainable Development
04/14/2015 - 20:29 App Developed by IIT Gandhinagar to Help Firefighting
04/08/2015 - 20:14 IIT Gandhinagar Foundation Announces Appointment of Executive Director
03/03/2015 - 20:19 Seminar at IIT Gandhinagar Discusses Water, Food and Energy Nexus
01/29/2015 - 15:15 Young Researchers to Discourse on the Course our History
01/20/2015 - 22:18 IIT Gandhinagar to Nurture Technology-Based Entrepreneurship Among Women

Contact Address

Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar Vishwakarma Government Engineering College Complex, Chandkheda, Visat-Gandhinagar Highway, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India - 382424